Professor Kevin Moore

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Professor Kevin Moore

MB BS FRCP BSC PH.D

Professor Of Hepatology

As a hepatolologist, Professor Moore sees patients with a wide range of liver diseases. He has a strong background in all aspects of general hepatology including alcohol misuse disorders, fatty liver disease as well as experience of looking after liver transplant patients.

Professor Moore trained at King’s College London.   He has a BSc and PhD in biochemistry.  He is in on the Specialist register for gastroenterology but only sees patients with Liver Disorders.  He was initially appointed as an MRC Senior Clinical Fellow, before becoming Professor of Hepatology. He worked on the liver transplant rota for 20 years, caring for patients before and after liver transplantation.  He now leads the Alcohol Care Team at the Royal Free Foundation NHS Trust, as well as seeing patients with undiagnosed liver disease.

He is also on the specialist register for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, as well as General Internal Medicine.  As a general physician he is happy to see patients from any speciality to review or discuss their medication, or to see patients with unusual drug metabolism or side effects.

Year qualified

1983


Country of qualification

UK


Languages spoken

English


Specialities

  • Hepatology
  • Liver Disease


Memberships

  • EASL
  • AASLD
  • BASL
  • BSG
  • RCP
  • RSM
  • SFRBM


Procedures offered

Liver conditions seen and managed:

  • Cirrhosis and its complications (including ascites, hepatorenal syndrome, and hepatic encephalopathy)
  • Alcohol related liver disease
  • Fatty liver disease
  • Chronic viral hepatitis including hepatitis C
  • Haemochromatosis
  • Autoimmune liver disease
  • Jaundice
  • Any undiagnosed liver disease
  • Liver transplant patients


Clinical interests

  • Alcoholic liver disease and alcohol misuse
  • Liver Screening
  • Fatty liver disease
  • Abnormal liver function tests
  • Complications of cirrhosis
  • Ascites
  • Hepatorenal syndrome (acute kidney injury in cirrhosis)
  • Acute on chronic liver failure


 

Research interests

  • Vascular function and complications of cirrhosis
  • Ascites
  • Hepatorenal syndrome
  • Alcohol and health


Professor Kevin Moore, Professor Of Hepatology is available to be seen for consultations at Royal Free London